With children the most frequent victims of dog bites and dog bites accounting for 5 percent of emergency room victims, a national veterinary organization is offering tips for protecting yourself and your family.more>>
We'll start with the basics: food and water, shelter, exercise, training, and veterinary care. And then we'll cover the other necessities.more>>
Why Should You Train Your Dog?
A) So he'll listen when you tell him to do something B) So you can take him wherever you go C) So you can show off all kinds of neat tricks to your friends D) So you can enter fun competitions and maybe even win E) ALL OF THE ABOVE
Training is essential to having a good relationship with your dog. It's not just about tricks and showing off: it's about communicating with your pet so both of you are happier.
Sadly, many pets are relinquished every year for behavior problems. These problems can usually be fixed if people would take some time to train their dog. Remember, dogs don't know how you want them to act, you have to teach them!
Wednesday, March 12 2014 8:39 AM EDT2014-03-12 12:39:02 GMT
A local landlord and tattoo shop owner is suspected of a disturbing surveillance scheme involving one of his tenants. The cameras were disguised as smoke detectors. When police unscrewed them, they foundmore>>
A local landlord and tattoo shop owner is suspected of a disturbing surveillance scheme involving one of his tenants.more>>
There is an old Cajun custom of building a small house over a burial site, even when the person is buried underground.more>>
Here in south Louisiana, we are familiar with above ground burials and tombs in our cemeteries. But there is an old Cajun custom of building a small house over a burial site, even when the person is buried underground. FOX 8's Dave McNamara travels to Acadia Parish to find the last of the grave houses in this edition of Heart of Louisiana.more>>
Tuesday, March 11 2014 6:59 PM EDT2014-03-11 22:59:01 GMT
A Portland woman with at least six criminal convictions in the last five years is accused of assaulting her 3-year-old daughter for breaking an iPad. Portland police and workers from the Department ofmore>>
A Portland woman with at least six criminal convictions in the last five years is accused of assaulting her 3-year-old daughter for breaking an iPad.more>>
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